An average Late-Career Receptionist can expect to take home roughly $13.81 per hour. Most Late-Career Receptionists like their work and job satisfaction is high. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, over a third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the larger part and dental insurance is reported by just over two-fifths. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$23,042 - $45,608
(Median)
$23K
$32K
$46K
MEDIAN: $32,182
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$10.18 - $18.23
(Median)
$10
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$23,042 - $45,608  
   
Bonus
$334.76 - $2,564  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,444 - $40,895  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 188
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.18 - $18.23  
   
Overtime
$14.74 - $30.12  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$334.76 - $2,564  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,444 - $40,895  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 790
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $29,519

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For Late-Career Receptionists, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 32 percent above the national average. Late-Career Receptionists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Portland (+19 percent), Denver (+13 percent), Minneapolis (+10 percent), and Atlanta (+8 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Miami, 13 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 10 percent less in Tampa and 9 percent less in Knoxville, below-median salaries for those in this field.

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Skills That Affect Receptionist Salaries

Office Administration
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Customer Relations
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Phone Support
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Scheduling
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Typing
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

Organizing
0%

Billing
0%

National Average
$30,000

Customer Service
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Data Entry
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Filing
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Accounts Receivable
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 123 votes.

Gender

Female
100 %
Male
0 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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